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Demographics Analysis

The people of White County, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(White County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 425

5 to 9 years : 463

10 to 14 years : 354

15 to 17 years : 256

18 and 19 years : 150

20 years : 62

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 256

25 to 29 years : 438

30 to 34 years : 366

35 to 39 years : 406

40 to 44 years : 577

45 to 49 years : 600

50 to 54 years : 545

55 to 59 years : 540

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 248

65 and 66 years : 142

67 to 69 years : 214

70 to 74 years : 282

75 to 79 years : 165

80 to 84 years : 238

85 years and over : 152

Female:

Under 5 years : 408

5 to 9 years : 489

10 to 14 years : 300

15 to 17 years : 288

18 and 19 years : 144

20 years : 90

21 years : 82

22 to 24 years : 235

25 to 29 years : 447

30 to 34 years : 351

35 to 39 years : 516

40 to 44 years : 424

45 to 49 years : 578

50 to 54 years : 564

55 to 59 years : 528

60 and 61 years : 203

62 to 64 years : 250

65 and 66 years : 154

67 to 69 years : 315

70 to 74 years : 310

75 to 79 years : 291

80 to 84 years : 321

85 years and over : 395


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(White County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,722

Multiple ancestry : 3,582

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 44

Ancestry not reported : 3,424


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(White County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,610

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 12

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 59

Not a U.S. citizen : 88


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(White County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 833

5 to 17 years : 2,150

18 to 24 years : 1,098

25 to 34 years : 1,602

35 to 44 years : 1,923

45 to 54 years : 2,287

55 to 59 years : 1,068

60 and 61 years : 334

62 to 64 years : 498

65 to 74 years : 1,417

75 years and over : 1,562

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 426

5 to 17 years : 810

18 to 24 years : 448

25 to 34 years : 1,134

35 to 44 years : 1,285

45 to 54 years : 1,594

55 to 59 years : 617

60 and 61 years : 204

62 to 64 years : 356

65 to 74 years : 975

75 years and over : 1,269

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 407

5 to 17 years : 1,330

18 to 24 years : 610

25 to 34 years : 433

35 to 44 years : 612

45 to 54 years : 690

55 to 59 years : 432

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 142

65 to 74 years : 442

75 years and over : 264

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(White County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,356

Female : 4,762

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,685

Female : 2,807

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 10

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 38

Female : 109


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(White County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 9,016

Born in other state in the United States : 5,282

Native: born outside the United States : 15

Foreign born : 84


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(White County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,051

Now married, except separated : 5,292

Divorced : 768

Separated : 191

Widowed : 815

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,071

Now married, except separated : 2,233

Divorced : 460

Separated : 56

Widowed : 234

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 57

Now married, except separated : 61

Divorced : 21

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(White County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 13,709

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 47

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in White County, Illinois

  • German: 2,612   (22.7%)
  • United States Or American: 2,191   (19.1%)
  • English: 1,976   (17.2%)
  • Irish: 1,730   (15.1%)
  • Other Groups: 1,171   (10.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 358   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 269   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 233   (2.0%)
  • Scottish: 217   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 137   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 106   (0.9%)
  • European: 91   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 75   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 44   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 40   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 32   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 28   (0.2%)
  • British: 24   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 24   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 9   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In White County, Illinois is 14,772



(updated 2009)



Male Population in White County, Illinois: 7,089
Female Population in White County, Illinois: 7,683


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in White County, Illinois: 42.2
Median Female Resident Age in White County, Illinois: 45.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in White County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

45.4

Male

44.2

Female

46.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.0

Male

36.3

Female

47.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

47.3

Male

47.0

Female

47.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

25.5

Female

39.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.0

Male

49.0

Female

30.5

Other


Both sexes

19.8

Male

15.5

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

20.5

Female

18.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.0

Male

29.2

Female

20.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.5

Male

44.3

Female

46.7


(updated 2010)



Races in White County, Illinois


  • White: 14,397
  • African American: 81
  • American Indian: 29
  • Asian: 33
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 38
  • Two or More Races: 194



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education White County, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in White County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 28   (0.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (0.61%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 54   (1.06%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 500   (9.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 159   (3.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 174   (3.42%)
  • 11th Grade: 184   (3.62%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 150   (2.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,841   (36.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 465   (9.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 559   (11%)
  • Associate Degree: 308   (6.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 434   (8.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 108   (2.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 62   (1.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 26   (0.51%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (0.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 113   (1.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 536   (9.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 207   (3.58%)
  • 10th Grade: 256   (4.43%)
  • 11th Grade: 166   (2.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 176   (3.04%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,026   (35.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 580   (10.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 685   (11.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 507   (8.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 334   (5.78%)
  • Master's Degree: 148   (2.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (0.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.1%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In White County, Illinois

  • Carmi-white County Cusd 5


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 301 W Main St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 382-2341, Students: 1,450 )

  • Norris City-omaha-enfield Cusd 3


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 399, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-3222, Students: 738 )

  • Grayville Cusd 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 728 W North St, Grayville, IL 62844, Phone: (618) 375-7114, Students: 354 )

  • Wabash & Ohio Valley Sp Ed Dist


    ( Location: Po Box 320, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-2131, )

  • Ohio & Wabash Valley Reg Voc Sys


    ( Location: Po Box 287, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-2274, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In White County, Illinois

  • Norris City-omaha Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 399, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-3212, Students: 348 )

  • Carmi White Cnty Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 205 W Main St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 382-4631, Students: 327 )

  • Crossville Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: Po Box 236, Crossville, IL 62827, Phone: (618) 966-2186, Students: 191 )

  • Lincoln Attendance Center


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 113 10th St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 384-3421, Students: 189 )

  • Grayville Jr Sr High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 728 W North St, Grayville, IL 62844, Phone: (618) 375-7114, Students: 178 )

  • Wells Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 704 W North St, Grayville, IL 62844, Phone: (618) 375-7214, Students: 176 )

  • Jefferson Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: 713 4th St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 382-7016, Students: 173 )

  • Booth Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 39, Enfield, IL 62835, Phone: (618) 963-2521, Students: 156 )

  • Brownsville Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 1187 Cnty Rd 700 E, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 265-3256, Students: 73 )

  • Prekindergarten Facility


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 213 7th St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 384-3515, Students: 66 )

  • Norris City Annex


    ( Location: Po Box 246, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-2131, )

  • Learning Alt Branch Mill Shoals


    ( Location: Box 303, Mill Shoals, IL 62862, Phone: (618) 896-5525, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In White County, Illinois

  • Carmi-white County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 800 W Main St, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 382-4661, Students: 431 )

  • Norris City-omaha-enfield H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 399, Norris City, IL 62869, Phone: (618) 378-3312, Students: 234 )

  • Learning Alt Branch Mill Shoals


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 303, Mill Shoals, IL 62862, Phone: (618) 896-5525, Students: 19 )

Largest Schools (Private) In White County, Illinois

  • Carmi Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 907 Highway 14 W, Carmi, IL 62821, Phone: (618) 382-2807, Students: 30 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In White County, Illinois

  • Enfield Reading Center


    105 East Main Street, Enfield, IL 62835

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In White County, Illinois

  • Carmi Public Library


    103 Slocumb Street, Carmi, IL 62821

  • Groff Memorial Library


    118 S. Middle St., Grayville, IL 62844

  • Norris City Memorial Public Library District


    603 South Division Street, Norris City, IL 62869

(updated 2012)



Museums Near White County, Illinois


  • Anson Wolcott Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 242, Wolcott, IN 47995

  • Bon Air Mountain Historical Society


    261 Johnnie Mcbride Rd, Sparta, TN 38583

  • Cleveland Better Home Town Inc


    59 South Main Street, Cleveland, GA 30528

  • Covenant Farm Inc


    906 W Louisiana, Beebe, AR 72012

  • Georgia Heritage Association Inc-a Domestic Nonprofit Corpor


    75 Cedar Hollow Rd, Cleveland, GA 30528

  • Kensett Area Museum Park


    Po Box 672, Kensett, AR 72082

  • Norris City Community Museum Association


    Po Box 408, Norris City, IL 62869

  • One Room School Inc


    211 Herbert Ave, Carmi, IL 62821

  • Ozark Arts Sciences Conservatory


    Po Box 83, El Paso, AR 72045

  • Southern Illinois Assocation Of Museums


    301 S Walnut, Carmi, IL 62821

  • White Co Historical Society


    101 S Bluff St, Monticello, IN 47960
    http://www.whitecountyhistory.com

  • White County Genealogical- Historical Society


    1 E Bockman Way Room 304, Sparta, TN 38583

  • White County Historical Society


    Po Box 1139, Cleveland, GA 30528

  • White County Historical Society


    Po Box 121, Carmi, IL 62821

  • White County Historical Society Inc


    112 West Race Ave, Searcy, AR 72143
    http://www.whitecounty.us

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to White County, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of White County, Illinois.

Area Features of White County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Carmi Municipal Airport   (2) Storey Real Estate Airport  

Bar


(1) Dixon Shoals   (2) Height Shoals  

Bend


(1) Bowman Bend   (2) Winners Bend  

Bridge


(1) Cherry Shoals Bridge   (2) Hanks Ferry Bridge   (3) Height Shoals Bridge Historical   (4) Lowe Bridge   (5) New Harmony Bridge   (6) Possum Bridge   (7) Sigler Bridge   (8) Sumpter Bridge   (9) Tait Bridge   (10) Wabash River Memorial Bridge   (11) Winters Bridge  

Building


(1) Carmi City Hall   (2) Carmi Fire Department   (3) Carmi Public Library   (4) Crossville Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Enfield Fire Protection District   (6) Fairfield Rural Fire Protection District Substation   (7) Grayville Ambulance Service   (8) Grayville Public Library   (9) Little Wabash Fire Protection District   (10) Norris City Community Ambulance Service   (11) Norris City Fire Protection District   (12) White County Ambulance Service   (13) White County Courthouse  

Canal


(1) Browns Pond Ditch   (2) Gum Road Ditch   (3) Hawthorne Ditch   (4) Mchenry Ditch   (5) Raders Branch Drain   (6) Randolph Drainage Ditch   (7) Southern Outlet   (8) Wabash Levee Ditch   (9) Wolf Creek Drain   (10) Woods Drainage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Absher Family Cemetery   (2) Abshire Cemetery   (3) Antioch Cemetery   (4) Barah Cemetery   (5) Barth Cemetery   (6) Bethel Cemetery   (7) Big Prairie Cemetery   (8) Birk Prairie Cemetery   (9) Bowling Cemetery   (10) Brown Cemetery   (11) Bryant Cemetery   (12) Calvin Cemetery   (13) Catholic Cemetery   (14) Centerville Cemetery   (15) Cherry Cemetery   (16) Cleveland Cemetery   (17) Coles Cemetery   (18) Cook Cemetery   (19) Cravens Cemetery   (20) Dawn Of Ages Memorial Park   (21) Ditney Ridge Cemetery   (22) Ebenezer Cemetery   (23) Enfield Village Cemetery   (24) Epley Family Cemetery   (25) Felty Family Cemetery   (26) Garden Of Memories   (27) Gardner Cemetery   (28) Garrison Family Cemetery   (29) Gifford Cemetery   (30) Green Cemetery   (31) Hadden Cemetery   (32) Hammack Cemetery   (33) Hanna Cemetery   (34) Herald Cemetery   (35) Holderby Family Cemetery   (36) Hopkins Cemetery   (37) Independent Order Of Odd Fellows Cemetery   (38) Jacobs Cemetery   (39) Johnson Cemetery   (40) Jones Family Cemetery   (41) Kitty Sweeten Cemetery   (42) Kuykendall Cemetery   (43) Liberty Cemetery   (44) Little Zion Cemetery   (45) Logan Family Cemetery   (46) Maple Ridge Cemetery   (47) Marshall Ferry Cemetery   (48) Mclntosh Cemetery   (49) Miller Cemetery   (50) Moore Cemetery   (51) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (52) Munsell Cemetery   (53) Newman Family Cemetery   (54) North Maple Ridge Cemetery   (55) Oak Grove Cemetery   (56) Old Bethel Cemetery   (57) Old Village Cemetery   (58) Puckett Cemetery   (59) Ralls Family Cemetery   (60) Rebstock Cemetery   (61) Reib Cemetery   (62) Rice Cemetery   (63) Ridge Cemetery   (64) Riverside Cemetery   (65) Saint Polycarp Cemetery   (66) Salem Cemetery   (67) Sandhill Cemetery   (68) Saunders Family Cemetery   (69) Seals Chapel Cemetery   (70) Shipley Cemetery   (71) Shrewsbury Cemetery   (72) Simpson Cemetery   (73) Springer Cemetery   (74) Springerton Cemetery   (75) Sumpter Cemetery   (76) The Old Graveyard   (77) Union Cemetery   (78) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (79) Walter Cemetery   (80) West Antioch Cemetery   (81) Whiting Family Cemetery   (82) Williams Family Cemetery   (83) Young Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Old Channel   (2) Old Channel Wabash River   (3) Schoemann Cutoff  

Church


(1) Albion Church   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Asbury Church   (4) Ashland Church   (5) Beaver Creek Church Historical   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Birk Prairie Church Historical   (8) Blue Mound Church Historical   (9) Browns Chapel   (10) Bruce Chapel   (11) Bryant Valley Church Historical   (12) Burnt Prairie Church   (13) Christian Chapel   (14) Church Of God   (15) Church Of The Nazarene   (16) Concord Church   (17) Ditney Ridge Church   (18) Ebenezer Church   (19) Emma Concord Church   (20) Emmanuel United Methodist Church   (21) Fairview Church Historical   (22) First Baptist Church   (23) First Christian Church   (24) First Pentecostal Church   (25) First Presbyterian Church   (26) First United Methodist Church   (27) Full Gospel Deliverance Church   (28) Georgia Church   (29) Kingdom Church   (30) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (31) Little Wabash Church   (32) Little Zion Church Historical   (33) Mchenry Church   (34) Mount Oval Church   (35) Mount Pleasant Church   (36) New Hope Church   (37) Northside Baptist Church   (38) Old Village Church   (39) Olive Congregational Christian Church   (40) Our Savior Lutheran Church   (41) Perry Church   (42) Powell Church   (43) Ridge Baptist Church   (44) Saint Johns Church   (45) Saint Patricks Church   (46) Saint Polycarp Roman Catholic Church   (47) Salem Church   (48) Salem Church Historical   (49) Seal Church Historical   (50) Sevenmile Church Historical   (51) Sharon Church   (52) Shiloh Church   (53) Stokes Chapel   (54) Union Church   (55) Walnut Grove Church   (56) Wesley Chapel   (57) West Union Church   (58) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Carmi   (2) City Of Grayville   (3) Dixon Election Precinct   (4) French Creek Election Precinct   (5) Township Of Beaver Creek   (6) Township Of Burnt Prairie   (7) Township Of Carmi   (8) Township Of Emma   (9) Township Of Enfield   (10) Township Of Gray   (11) Township Of Hawthorne   (12) Township Of Heralds Prairie   (13) Township Of Indian Creek   (14) Township Of Mill Shoals   (15) Township Of Phillips   (16) Village Of Burnt Prairie   (17) Village Of Crossville   (18) Village Of Enfield   (19) Village Of Maunie   (20) Village Of Mill Shoals   (21) Village Of Norris City   (22) Village Of Phillipstown   (23) Village Of Springerton   (24) White County  

Cliff


(1) Meadow Bank  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 117   (2) Interchange 130  

Dam


(1) Absher Lake Dam   (2) Briar Patch Club Lake Dam   (3) Dolan Lake Dam   (4) Griffith Farms Lake Dam   (5) Illinois No Name Number 2000 Dam   (6) Main Lake Dam   (7) Norris City Reservoir Dam   (8) Pont-ca Lake Dam   (9) Sandy Run Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Rattling Slough  

Hospital


(1) White County Medical Center  

Island


(1) Bull Island   (2) Fox Island   (3) Little Fox Island   (4) Turkey Island  

Lake


(1) Browns Pond   (2) Clear Pond   (3) Dick Pond   (4) Drew Pond   (5) Fishpond Swamp   (6) Flat Pond   (7) Griffith Lake   (8) Hortin Slough   (9) Russell Pond   (10) Tweedle Pond  

Levee


(1) Granny Tweedle Levee   (2) Wabash Levee  

Locale


(1) Ash Grove Picnic Area   (2) Catfish Corner Picnic Area   (3) Gossett Station   (4) Green Acre Picnic Area   (5) Hickory Hill Picnic Area   (6) Jackies Giant Oak Picnic Area   (7) Jacobs Camp   (8) Kiwanis Point Picnic Area   (9) Lakeside View Picnic Area   (10) Persimmon Ridge Picnic Area   (11) Piney Wood Camping Area   (12) Possum Community Hall   (13) Rocky Point Picnic Area   (14) Shady Rest Picnic Area   (15) Simpson Switch   (16) Sunrise Point Picnic Area   (17) Twin Oaks Picnic Area   (18) Webbs Ferry   (19) Zinnia Knoll Picnic Area  

Military


(1) Carmi Air Force Station Historical  

Oilfield


(1) Bungay Oil Field   (2) Carmi North Oil Field   (3) Carmi Oil Field   (4) Centerville East Oil Field   (5) Concord Oil Field   (6) Maunie North Oil Field   (7) Maunie South Oil Field   (8) Mill Shoals Oil Field   (9) New Harmony Oil Field   (10) Phillipstown Oil Field   (11) Roland Oil Field   (12) Storms Oil Field   (13) Sumpter East Oil Field   (14) Sumpter North Oil Field   (15) Sumpter Oil Field   (16) Sumpter South Oil Field   (17) Trumbull Oil Field  

Park


(1) Bradshaw Park   (2) Burrell Park   (3) Eckerle Park   (4) Hamilton County State Conservation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bingman Station   (2) Blairsville   (3) Brownsport Historical   (4) Brownsville   (5) Bungay   (6) Burnt Prairie   (7) Calvin   (8) Carmi   (9) Centerville   (10) Crossville   (11) Elm Grove Historical   (12) Emma   (13) Enfield   (14) Epworth   (15) Garnerville   (16) Gossett   (17) Grayville   (18) Harper Historical   (19) Herald   (20) Iron   (21) Jamestown Historical   (22) Jim Davis Mobile Home Park   (23) Maunie   (24) Mcintosh Settlement Historical   (25) Middlepoint   (26) Milan   (27) Mill Shoals   (28) New London Historical   (29) Norris City   (30) Phillipstown   (31) Rising Sun   (32) Sacramento   (33) Springer Station   (34) Springerton   (35) Stokes  

Post Office


(1) Carmi Post Office  

Range


(1) Dogtown Hills   (2) Little Chain Hills  

Rapids


(1) Grand Chain Rapids  

Reservoir


(1) Absher Lake   (2) Briar Patch Lake   (3) City Reservoir   (4) Griffith Farms Lake   (5) L P Dolan Lake   (6) Main Lake   (7) Pontca Lake   (8) Sandy Run Lake  

Ridge


(1) Poplar Ridge  

School


(1) Ashland School Historical   (2) Beaver Creek Elementary School   (3) Beck School Historical   (4) Bell School Historical   (5) Big Prairie School   (6) Blackledge School Historical   (7) Blagg School Historical   (8) Booth Elementary School   (9) Bootjack School Historical   (10) Brockett School Historical   (11) Brown School Historical   (12) Brownsville School   (13) Brush School Historical   (14) Buckskin School Historical   (15) Bumblebee Bend School Historical   (16) Bunker Hill School Historical   (17) Bunker School Historical   (18) Carmi-white County High School   (19) Carmi-white County Middle School   (20) Centerville School   (21) Charles School Historical   (22) Cleveland School Historical   (23) Cook School Historical   (24) Crossroads School Historical   (25) Crossville Elementary School   (26) Cushman School Historical   (27) Dixon School Historical   (28) Doeskin School Historical   (29) Duck Pond School Historical   (30) Dunk School Historical   (31) Elmgrove School Historical   (32) Fairview School Historical   (33) Farmerville School Historical   (34) Farris School Historical   (35) Fleck School Historical   (36) French School Historical   (37) Frieberger School Historical   (38) Georgia School Historical   (39) Goodman School Historical   (40) Graham School Historical   (41) Graves School Historical   (42) Gray School Historical   (43) Grayville High School   (44) Hadden School Historical   (45) Hickory Valley School Historical   (46) Hughes School Historical   (47) Jefferson Elementary School   (48) Kingdom School Historical   (49) Lincoln Elementary School   (50) Lone Oak School Historical   (51) Major School Historical   (52) Mars Hill School Historical   (53) Mcintosh School Historical   (54) Metcalf School Historical   (55) Mills Prairie School   (56) Moccasin School Historical   (57) Modoc School Historical   (58) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (59) Murdach School Historical   (60) Newman School Historical   (61) Norris City-omaha-enfield High School   (62) Nubbin Ridge School Historical   (63) Oakland School Historical   (64) Olive School Historical   (65) Pig Ridge School Historical   (66) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (67) Ridge School Historical   (68) Riverside School Historical   (69) Rudolph School Historical   (70) Satisfaction School Historical   (71) Seal School Historical   (72) Shortville School Historical   (73) Simpson School Historical   (74) Smith School Historical   (75) Southeastern Illinois College   (76) Stephens School Historical   (77) Sylvan Glen School Historical   (78) Thomas School Historical   (79) Trousdale School Historical   (80) Union School Historical   (81) Upponblock School Historical   (82) Veatch School Historical   (83) Walnut Grove School Historical   (84) Walters School Historical   (85) Ward School Historical   (86) Wells Elementary School   (87) West Point School Historical   (88) White Lily School Historical   (89) White School Historical   (90) Whitsett School Historical   (91) Wild Rose School Historical   (92) Wildcat School Historical   (93) Williams School Historical   (94) York School Historical  

Stream


(1) Beaver Creek   (2) Big Creek   (3) Big Hill Branch   (4) Bonpas Creek   (5) Broad Run   (6) Brushy Slough   (7) Camp Creek   (8) Crooked Creek   (9) Eaton Hill Branch   (10) Elliott Creek   (11) Flanders Creek   (12) Fox River   (13) Freds Creek   (14) French Creek   (15) Gowdy Creek   (16) Grindstone Creek   (17) Indian Creek   (18) Jerry Slough   (19) Lick Creek   (20) Limekiln Creek   (21) Little Fox River   (22) Lost Creek   (23) Lower Sandy Slough   (24) Mchenry Slough   (25) Mud Creek   (26) Onion Creek   (27) Prairie Creek   (28) Sevenmile Creek   (29) Skillet Fork   (30) Stinking Creek   (31) Upper Sandy Slough   (32) Wilson Creek   (33) Wolf Creek  

Summit


(1) Boyd Hill   (2) Rattlesnake Bluff  

Tower


(1) Wroy-am Carmi   (2) Wrul-fm Carmi  

Well


(1) Maple Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in White County, Illinois

62821 (pop. 8,049) 62869 (pop. 2,542) 62844 (pop. 2,238)
62835 (pop. 1,342) 62827 (pop. 1,171) 62862 (pop. 432)
62887 (pop. 342) 62820 (pop. 207) 62861 (pop. 182)


Counties Nearby White County, Illinois

White County, IL  (pop. 14,772) 0.0 Miles
Hamilton County, IL  (pop. 8,186) 19.4 Miles
Edwards County, IL  (pop. 6,526) 21.5 Miles
Gallatin County, IL  (pop. 5,921) 22.4 Miles
Wayne County, IL  (pop. 16,505) 24.9 Miles
Wabash County, IL  (pop. 12,199) 29.9 Miles
Saline County, IL  (pop. 24,968) 31.2 Miles
Jefferson County, IL  (pop. 38,693) 42.4 Miles
Richland County, IL  (pop. 15,621) 43.0 Miles
Franklin County, IL  (pop. 39,425) 43.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in White County, Illinois

618



Elevation in White County, Illinois is 417.0 ft. (127.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of White County, Illinois

Lat: 38.104078 N        Long: -88.180096 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of White County, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in White County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 359   (5.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 158   (2.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 411   (6.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 713   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 766   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 774   (12.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,227   (19.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 426   (6.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 156   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 174   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 144   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 67   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 516   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 542   (8.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(White County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,522

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 637

In 3-person carpool : 54

In 4-person carpool : 136

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 11

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 10

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 3

Walked : 143

Other means : 115

Worked at home : 273


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(White County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 635

5 to 9 minutes : 1,525

10 to 14 minutes : 643

15 to 19 minutes : 678

20 to 24 minutes : 651

25 to 29 minutes : 325

30 to 34 minutes : 618

35 to 39 minutes : 102

40 to 44 minutes : 259

45 to 59 minutes : 533

60 to 89 minutes : 435

90 or more minutes : 237


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(White County, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 2,174

No Social Security income : 4,548


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(White County, Illinois)

With retirement income : 1,228

No retirement income : 5,494


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(White County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 250

$10,000 to $14,999 : 168

$15,000 to $19,999 : 253

$20,000 to $24,999 : 363

$25,000 to $29,999 : 198

$30,000 to $34,999 : 244

$35,000 to $39,999 : 278

$40,000 to $44,999 : 361

$45,000 to $49,999 : 214

$50,000 to $59,999 : 490

$60,000 to $74,999 : 557

$75,000 to $99,999 : 614

$100,000 to $124,999 : 273

$125,000 to $149,999 : 166

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 88


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(White County, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,488


(updated 2009)



Occupations in White County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 729  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 349  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 422  (11.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 97  (2.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 839  (22.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 909  (29.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 880  (28.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 978  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 24  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In White County, Illinois

Employed: 7,572
Unemployed: 384



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
White County, Illinois

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 20.0%
  • Other: 80%



Water Usage In White County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.08 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.08 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 650 Farms In White County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In White County, Illinois

The First National Bank Of Carmi - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Banterra Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

The Fairfield National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $433.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Peoples National Bank , N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $927.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

Old National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.2m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 178

Citizens National Bank Of Albion - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $279.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near White County, Illinois

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 33.8 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 35.5 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 35.5 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 39.8 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Sturgis Municipal


    (about 40.5 miles in Sullivan, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY2)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 41.5 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 51.7 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 55.3 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 56.5 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 56.9 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Owensboro Daviess County


    (about 60.7 miles in Owensboro, Kentucky; Airport Code: OWB)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 62.3 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 64.7 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Madisonville Municipal


    (about 67.1 miles in Madisonville, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY5)

  • Barkley Regional


    (about 79.0 miles in West Paducah, Kentucky; Airport Code: PAH)

  • Cairo Regional


    (about 91.8 miles in Cache, Illinois; Airport Code: CIR)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 94.7 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Hopkinsville-Christian County


    (about 94.9 miles in Hopkinsville, Kentucky; Airport Code: HVC)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 95.1 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 95.5 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in White County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.97%

Carpooled

11.65%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.43%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.10%

Walked

2.23%

Other Means

0.94%

Worked At Home

3.67%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including White County, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(White County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,708

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 254

Female householder, no husband present : 598

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,823

Householder not living alone : 339


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(White County, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 4

Male householder and female partner : 181

Female householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and male partner : 150

All other households : 6,379


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(White County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,311

Renter-occupied housing units : 397

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 157

Renter-occupied housing units : 97

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 385

Renter-occupied housing units : 213

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,437

Renter-occupied housing units : 725


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(White County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 548

$10,000 to $14,999 : 600

$15,000 to $19,999 : 645

$20,000 to $24,999 : 517

$25,000 to $29,999 : 317

$30,000 to $34,999 : 332

$35,000 to $39,999 : 398

$40,000 to $44,999 : 409

$45,000 to $49,999 : 345

$50,000 to $59,999 : 641

$60,000 to $74,999 : 663

$75,000 to $99,999 : 723

$100,000 to $124,999 : 273

$125,000 to $149,999 : 167

$150,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 or more : 88


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(White County, Illinois)

Total : 7,647


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(White County, Illinois)

Occupied : 6,722

Vacant : 925


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(White County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(White County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 129

Built 2000 to 2004 : 260

Built 1990 to 1999 : 591

Built 1980 to 1989 : 804

Built 1970 to 1979 : 965

Built 1960 to 1969 : 866

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,436

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1,161

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,435


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(White County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 4,041

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,601

Electricity : 871

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 22

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 187

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(White County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 322

$10,000 to $14,999 : 116

$15,000 to $19,999 : 167

$20,000 to $24,999 : 242

$25,000 to $29,999 : 195

$30,000 to $34,999 : 338

$35,000 to $39,999 : 282

$40,000 to $49,999 : 560

$50,000 to $59,999 : 503

$60,000 to $69,999 : 381

$70,000 to $79,999 : 253

$80,000 to $89,999 : 217

$90,000 to $99,999 : 317

$100,000 to $124,999 : 371

$125,000 to $149,999 : 296

$150,000 to $174,999 : 234

$175,000 to $199,999 : 166

$200,000 to $249,999 : 109

$250,000 to $299,999 : 96

$300,000 to $399,999 : 110

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 6

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(White County, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 87

Home equity loan only : 223

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,233

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,744


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(White County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $97,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $125,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $91,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $83,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $76,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $69,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $51,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $54,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $44,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in White County, Illinois: 65.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in White County, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 5 5 $234,403
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $234,403
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $216,346
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $216,346
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $111,879
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $111,879
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $60,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $60,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $267,612
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $267,612
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $297,942
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $297,942


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (White County, IL): $29,601
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (White County): $43,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in White County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 58.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.4%
Electricity: 13.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in White County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 18.41%
  • Juvenile facilities : 6.39%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 64.19%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 11%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (White County): $313
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (White County): $549


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as White County, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To White County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1995

Harrisburg Med Ctr Inc Hhcs


     Address: 901 S Commercial, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/10/1985

Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 1406 Us 45 North, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/31/1984

Egyptian Health Department


     Address: 1412 U.s. 45 N, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Specialty Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 331 Kimber Lane, Dept A, Evansville, Indiana 47715
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/2/2000

Hospitals Close To White County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 N W 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Wabash General Hospital


     Address: 1418 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Harrisburg Medical Center


     Address: 100 Doctor Warren Tuttle Dr, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Ferrell Hospital Community Foundations


     Address: 1201 Pine Street, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Methodist Hospital Union County


     Address: 4604 Us Highway 60 West, Morganfield, Kentucky 42437
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To White County, Illinois

Wabash Christian Retirement


     Address: College Boulevard, Carmi, Illinois 62821
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Meadowood


     Address: Second & Commerce, Grayville, Illinois 62844
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Mount Vernon Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1415 Country Club Road, Mount Vernon, Indiana 47620
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 74%

New Harmonie Healthcare Center


     Address: 251 Highway 66, New Harmony, Indiana 47631
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Allison Healthcare Corporation


     Address: 181 S Locust St, Poseyville, Indiana 47633
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 18
     Percent Occupied: 60%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
White County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 147 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in White County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,945
    Disabled Workers: 595
    Widowers Workers: 650
    Spouses Workers: 345
    Children Workers: 275


(updated 2007)



White County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.00%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.40%
  • Other 0.60%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of White County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to White County, IL

4.71 % of White County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,167

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to White County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Gallatin County , IL 0.40 % ($31,217 AGI )
  • Posey County , IN 0.31 % ($42,222 AGI )
  • Vanderburgh County , IN 0.30 % ($29,000 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.23 % ($22,462 AGI )
  • Wabash County , IL 0.23 % ($26,385 AGI )
  • Wayne County , IL 0.21 % ($17,417 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , IL 0.19 % ($31,273 AGI )
  • Saline County , IL 0.17 % ($37,000 AGI )

Relocation away from White County, IL

5.73 % of White County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,434

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from White County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Vanderburgh County , IN 0.52 % ($22,133 AGI )
  • Wayne County , IL 0.47 % ($21,593 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , IL 0.35 % ($21,700 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.31 % ($19,500 AGI )
  • Saline County , IL 0.29 % ($27,647 AGI )
  • Gallatin County , IL 0.22 % ($41,385 AGI )
  • Wabash County , IL 0.22 % ($26,077 AGI )
  • Gibson County , IN 0.19 % ($31,455 AGI )
  • Posey County , IN 0.19 % ($23,727 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for White County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For White County, Illinois


On 04/19/1996, a tornado touched down 0.62 miles from the center of White County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 02/09/1965, a tornado touched down 2.73 miles from the center of White County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/08/1974, a tornado touched down 3.89 miles from the center of White County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/16/1990, a tornado touched down 7.95 miles from the center of White County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 05/10/2006, a tornado touched down 9.26 miles from the center of White County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In White County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/12/2006, 02:00 am 0 0 $50K --
03/09/2006, 12:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
08/28/2004, 01:42 pm 0 0 $500K --
08/26/2004, 05:20 am 0 0 $30K --
05/08/2002, 01:00 am 0 0 $3K --
07/11/2000, 09:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
04/15/1998, 10:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/10/1996, 09:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/28/1996, 08:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/18/1995, 02:15 am 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 10:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 07:04 am 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 04:42 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Hail        
04/24/2002, 03:25 pm 0 0 $750K --
04/24/2002, 02:45 pm 0 0 $750K --
05/03/1996, 06:37 pm 0 0 $500K --
05/16/1995, 07:25 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
06/08/2007, 07:00 am 0 0 $4K --
05/23/2000, 03:45 am 0 0 $5K --
07/07/1996, 01:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
02/27/1996, 02:29 pm 0 0 $80K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/18/2007, 02:48 am 0 0 $4K --
10/18/2007, 02:40 am 0 0 $6K --
08/29/2007, 12:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/15/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
06/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $100K --
06/08/2007, 06:55 am 0 0 $50K --
08/10/2006, 01:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/21/2006, 12:25 pm 0 0 $40K --
07/21/2006, 11:55 am 0 0 $30K --
07/21/2006, 11:45 am 0 5 $13M --
04/07/2006, 02:45 pm 0 0 $4K --
04/02/2006, 05:50 pm 0 0 $150K --
04/02/2006, 05:40 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/02/2006, 05:30 pm 0 1 $40K --
03/09/2006, 07:37 pm 0 0 $75K --
11/15/2005, 04:25 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/08/2005, 05:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/22/2005, 02:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/22/2005, 02:07 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/22/2005, 01:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
01/13/2005, 04:08 am 0 0 $3K --
01/13/2005, 02:59 am 0 0 $10K --
08/28/2004, 01:05 pm 0 0 $150K --
07/06/2004, 03:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/05/2004, 10:45 am 0 0 $30K --
07/05/2004, 10:20 am 0 0 $3K --
05/30/2004, 06:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/30/2004, 06:10 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/27/2004, 08:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/27/2004, 07:55 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/26/2004, 08:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/25/2004, 01:20 am 0 0 $15K --
07/09/2003, 01:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/28/2003, 01:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
04/28/2002, 12:11 am 0 0 $20K --
04/21/2002, 04:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/29/2002, 12:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
10/24/2001, 02:50 pm 0 0 $50K --
10/24/2001, 02:45 pm 0 2 $200K --
10/24/2001, 02:40 pm 0 0 $200K --
10/24/2001, 02:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
10/24/2001, 02:05 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/18/2001, 07:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/20/2000, 02:38 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/11/2000, 09:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/09/1999, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/04/1999, 07:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1999, 03:55 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/17/1999, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/05/1999, 01:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
02/27/1999, 03:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
11/10/1998, 07:40 am 0 0 $5K --
06/12/1998, 07:20 pm 0 1 $50K --
06/12/1998, 06:40 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/20/1998, 12:18 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/14/1997, 04:40 pm 0 0 $4K --
07/14/1997, 04:30 pm 0 0 $8K --
07/14/1997, 04:12 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/21/1997, 05:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/13/1997, 10:55 am 0 0 $30K --
04/30/1997, 03:45 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/07/1996, 03:35 pm 0 0 $15K --
04/21/1996, 06:18 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/24/1996, 11:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/18/1995, 02:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/17/1995, 11:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/15/1994, 06:25 am 0 0 $1K --
05/16/1990, 06:42 pm 1 0 -- --
01/01/1913, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K $5K
01/01/1908, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
01/01/1904, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
         



Tornados In White County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-05-10 3 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2006-03-11 1 600 1 0 0 $70K --
  2002-04-21 30 500 3 1 42 $4M --
  2002-04-21 2 100 1 0 0 $2K --
  2001-10-24 1 50 -- 0 0 $50K --
  1998-06-22 1 40 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-06-02 12 300 4 1 0 $3M --
  1990-06-02 16 300 4 0 1 $3M --
  1990-06-02 3 300 4 0 0 $3M --
  1990-05-16 10 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1990-05-09 1 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1989-10-16 2 800 2 0 0 $25K --
  1989-07-24 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1989-04-03 1 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1989-04-03 -- 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1989-01-07 9 100 2 0 0 $3M --
  1989-01-07 1 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1989-01-07 10 100 2 0 0 $3M --
  1989-01-07 3 100 2 0 6 $3M --
  1989-01-07 3 100 2 0 0 $3M --
  1983-05-02 -- 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1983-05-01 -- 30 1 0 0 $250K --
  1982-03-30 -- 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1981-06-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-05-30 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1974-06-08 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1973-05-07 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1973-05-07 -- 33 1 0 3 -- --
  1972-04-13 5 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1972-04-13 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1965-02-09 3 10 2 0 0 $250K --
  1958-07-11 15 50 2 0 1 $25K --
  1957-12-18 20 33 3 0 4 $250K --
  1957-12-18 3 150 3 0 3 $250K --
  1908-01-01 2 400 3 0 0 $200K --
  1908-01-01 1 100 1 0 0 $1M --



Hurricanes And Storms In White County, Illinois

  • Tropical Depression: DENNIS - July 2005 - Wind Speed: 15 Knots
  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit White County, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



Jails in White County, Illinois


  • White County City/county Jail


    108 N. Main Cross St., Carmi, IL 62821
    Capacity: 74
    Confined: 74
    Avg. Population: 108
    Year Built: 1975


(updated 2006)



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